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.com/booktv. author an astrophysicist neil degrasse tyson on america's call for scientists and engineers. >> as nasa's future goes, so, too, is that of america. and if nasa is healthy, then you don't need a program to convince people that science and engineering is good to do. because they will see it writ large on the paper. there will be calls for engineers to help us go ice fishing on europa where there's an ocean of water that's been liquid for billions of years. we are going to dig through the swiss of mars and look for life. that would give me the best biologist. look at the nasa portfolio today. it's got biology, chemistry, physics, geology, aerospace engineers, mechanical engineers, electrical engineers, all the s.t.e.m. fields, science, technology, engineering and math, represented in the nasa portfolio. a healthy nasa pumps that but a healthy nasa is a flywheel that society casts for innovation. >> over the past 15 years booktv has aired over 40,000 programs about nonfiction books and authors. booktv every weekend on c-span2. >> taking a look at what's ahead this morning. aske..
evening s a man from has allegedly hacked into thousands of american computer systems, including nasa. he has been charged in the u.s. but not in britain with accessing a u.s. governmenter without author dation. luke putkonen is promising to make sure that gay as has bean athletes competing in the olympics next year will be made to feel comfortable. he made the comments in front of the head of the international olympic committee. he has been widely criticized for introducing a ban on so-called homosexual problem ganda. >> ma people were injured when a vehicle crashed into a crowd in tiananmen square in beijing. the main route through the square was briefly closed. police evacuated the main part of the square. meanwhile, also in china, three activists have gone on trial. their crime, campaigning for greater transparency by government officials. they have been charged with illegal assembly after they got together a dozen people at their home. here is our report from outside the court. >> and i am afraid we don't seem to be able to bring you that report from china. still to come on tonight's
for understanding the planet formation and the emergence of life. but they would say that. rob, are you angry nasa isn't doing this? i am ticked off if you ask me. >> i am angry the japanese are doing this. we are space cannon. we have awakened monster. >> he is doing a godzilla movie. >> i hope he is not doing an asian impression. >> you were doing an old godzilla movie. i love the one with raymon burr. >> there was the white guy in the movie. unbelievable. >> that's how he ended up in a wheelchair. >> that's true. that's not true, but he had quite a come companion. could the secret behind the big bang be locked in an asteroid? >> we will never know since obama cut nasa so we have more money for phone operators to get expensive useless health insurance and obama phones and food stamps. no space exploration, sorry, america. >> space from what i can tell it is boring. what is happening? i don't see good tv shows in space. >> your parent company tang came from space. >> just to show how independent i am, i don't drink tang. i am an ovaltine guy. what does japan's plan have that the script does not?
in to several u.s. army and nasa computer systems. 28-year-old lory love is charged with stealing information about government employees. prosecutors say he and three co coconspirators in other parts of the world were trying to disrupt government operations. >>> uruguay could soon be the first country in the world where selling marijuana will be legal. and controlled by the government. it has the fullbacking of the country's president and could be passed by the senate before year's end. monica reports. >> reporter: diego says smoking american in public has been legal in his country for as long as he can remember. but buying the drug is illegal. soon this won't be the case. >> if you want to smoke, it's your decision. you know, it's your choice. >> reporter: uruguay's senate is expected to legalize the production and sale of marijuana. activists who campaigned for 10 years to change the law say it's a huge step in the right direction. and now they want other drugs to be decriminalized. >> all bad things should be regulated. tobacco, alcohol, fire weapons, and marijuana. >> cocaine should be re
. >>> hacking into several u.s. earmt and nasa computer systems, 28-year-old lori move was charged with stealing information from government employees. they said they did the hacking to interrupt federal government operations. he's now free on bail until february. he's suspected of having co-conspirators in australia and sweden but no one last been charged yet. >>> hacking scandal that brought down britain's news of the world newspaper in 2011. eight people including the former editors are on trial. 144 people have settled hacking claim with the paper's owner, rupert murdock. those who have received damages include actor hugh grant, actor christopher eckelston and sarah ferguson, prince andrew's former wife. >>> storms that hit u.k. southeast meant not everyone could be prompt, proceedings got underway three hours late. no matter, this is likely to be the u.k.'s longest trials in years. the phone hacking are scandal sent shock waives through the administration. colson worked as hes director of communications. revelations that the phones of celebrities politicians and crime victims had been hacke
he gained access to computers at nasa and the pentagon. he was arrested in england and released on bond. his trial is in february. >>> penn state faces six claims in connection with the jerry sandusky sexual abuse case and that is after the school announced settlements with 26 young men. it will be paid $60 million. the former penn state assistant football coach is pursuing appeals of the sex abuse convictions that basically landed him in prison for life. of the six outstanding claims, penn state believes some don't have merit and some may produce settlements, as well. >> hurricane survivors up and down the east coast marking a somber anniversary. one year ago superstorm sandy slammed ashore. hundreds of people in new york and new jersey homeless still. insurance payments have been averaging $55,000 a family. that $60 billion relief package passed in january cannot come soon enough. >>> millions of people across europe are trying to come to grips with widespread damage left by one of the worst storms in years. deadly winds and waves hammering one country after another left hundr
and nasa, national aeronautics and space administration. he was arrested today, at his home friday. he was part of a group of hackers who stole military data and personal identifying information belonging to u.s. military personnel. they describe him as a sophisticated and prolific hacker. court documents say there were other hackers in australia and sweden that he was e-mailing with. in one of them the prosecutors say this stuff is really sensitive. it's basically every piece of information you'd need to do a full identity theft on any employee or contractor for the government. he's been arrested. there are charges against him filed both in brooklyn and here in eastern district of virginia, just across the river from washington. >> certainly pete there's great sensitivity given the snowden situation and what we're talking about this week but also with healthcare.gov, federal exchange rollout. do we have a time line, dates of when he's accused of trying to hack into the website? >> yes. starting last october, they say, is when he started to do this. what he would basically do is instal
agencies including nasa and the u.s. army. 28-year-old lovie love was arrested last friday at his home northeast of london he was invited in new jersey where he used a serve tore carry out the attacks. love also faces charges related to attacks in virginia it cost the government millions of dollars. >> jersey hayes begun in to the hacking scandal that brought down the news of the world in 2011. eight people, including two of the papers former editors are now on trial. rory has more now from london. >> reporter: the defendants arrived on time for their trial but the storms that hit the u.k. southeast overnight meant that not everyone could be so prompt. proceedings got underway maybe three hours late. no matter, this is likely to be one of the u.k.s longest trials in years. the phone hacking sandal sent shock waves through the british establishments. both rebecca books and andy are friends of the prime minister david cameron, andy worked as the director of communications. revelations that celebrities and crime victims had been hacked by the news of the world brought rupert murdoch's new
for hacking into u.s. army and nasa computer systems. the 28-year-old is accused of stealing information about government employees. prosecutors say the hacking, which started last year, exposed security risks and cost the government millions of dollars. he was arrested and released on bail until february. >> words of praise from president obama during the ceremony honoring his new f.b.i. director. james comey took over after james muller stepped down. he was installed as the bureau's new leader monday. the president describes him at someone who knows what's the right and what's wrong. he served at deputy attorney general during the george w. bush administration. he said it must be independent of outside political forces. >> the f.b.i.'s reputation for integrity is a gift given to every new employee by those who went before, but and it is gift that must be protected and earned every single day. >> during his time in the attorney general's office, comey blocked a wire topping authorization. >> congress will hear testimony from survivors of the benghazi attack. in a tweet lindsey graham said: so
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